Local Services



POhWer help people who, because of disability, illness, social exclusion and other challenges, find it difficult to express their views or get the support they need.

POhWer offer the following services:

  • Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA), including Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) and Relevant Person’s Paid Representative (RPPR)
  • Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMHA) 
  • Independent Care Act Advocacy 
  • Independent Health Complaints Advocacy (IHCA)
  • Community Advocacy Service - for Hillingdon residents and/or their representatives, who are not eligible for a statutory service but still require non-statutory advocacy support in relation to health and social care

To make a referral to the advocacy services in Hillingdon, you can download the forms on the website

Visit the POhWER Website